Long-term exposure to stress floods the brain with cortisol, which damages neurons making them smaller. Part of the brain affected by stress controls problem solving and memory: in extreme cases, the results can be serious.
A new study suggests that women in high-stress jobs might be risking their health simply by going to work.
Vet-2-Vet, a toll-free confidential help line, was created years ago by the state Department of Military and Veterans Affairs and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
Spira, author the book “Overload: How Too Much Information Is Hazardous To Your Organization,” says a little empathy goes a long way to reducing stress in the workplace in the summer.
Jets fans are certainly no strangers to stress. Mix that with a big game and you could have cause for concern.
The study also found that women who worried about losing their jobs had higher blood pressure, weight and cholesterol levels.
New York is number one for a lot of things and now you can add stress to the list.
You’ve heard it a thousand times: Money can’t buy happiness. So why do so many people continue to try and accumulate riches? New studies examine the correlation between big bucks and bliss.
How do you know if you’re just overwhelmed with a busy schedule, or if you’re in serious danger from being stressed out?